Muskoka Lake, Ontario

Location: Muskoka Lake, Ontario GPS: N44º 57.500′ W079º 23.609′ Species: Walleye, Northern Pike, Smallmouth Bass This Hotspot is a point for Walleye, Pike, and Smallmouth Bass. If the fish are cranked up, then throwing 3-5″ plastics are your best bet. If the fish are slow and lethargic, then you may have to switch to live […]

Rocky Mountain Northern Pike – Episode 505

Northern Pike in British Columbia? No Freakin’ Way! BC is the Salmon capital of the world with various Trout species directly in line… right? To try and prove our point, you’ve probably seen Angelo and Nik in a previous BC episode wailing on numerous giant Lakers. Then it was Angelo and Pete’s turn. Again, they pounded […]

Last Mountain Lake, Saskatchewan (2)

Location: Last Mountain Lake, Saskatchewan GPS: N51º 10.189′ W105º 18.763′ Species: Northern Pike Here’s another Hotspot from Saskatchewan’s Last Mountain Lake. Big Northern Pike spawn here and then take a bit of time to feed before moving to deep water. If you’re here and the fishing gets tough—or your hook-up ratio goes way down due to […]

Lac La Biche, Alberta

Location: Lac La Biche, Alberta GPS: N54º 50.524′ W112º 07.036′ Species: Walleye, Northern Pike This Hotspot is a series of humps in Lac La Biche in Alberta. Angelo and Ray Kholrus found this spot with hopes of catching giant Pike but were ultimately surprised—in a good way that is—by the fantastic Walleye fishery La Biche […]

Long Mountain Lake, British Columbia

Location: Long Mountain Lake, British Columbia GPS: N59º 18.091′ W126º 38.585′ Species: Lake Trout This Fish’n Canada Hotspot is directly off a point on British Columbia’s Long Mountain Lake which leads towards a saddle and an underwater hump. On a past Fish’n Canada episode shot at this location, we didn’t have to dig too deep […]

Last Mountain Lake, Saskatchewan

Location: Last Mountain Lake, Saskatchewan GPS: N51º 10.120′ W105º 19.078′ Species: Northern Pike, Walleye This Hotspot is a vast shallow spawning bay on Last Mountain Lake in the province of Saskatchewan. Big Northerns—as well as some gorgeous Walleye—move into this bay early in the year to spawn and feed. Try casting four- to five-inch swimbaits; they […]

Tide Water Stripers – Episode 495

This Fish’n Canada episode had me (Pete Bowman) travelling to the nation’s beautiful east coast. I was hoping to lock horns with one of the most belligerent, muscle-bound, yet exotic and extremely gorgeous fish in the entire country: the Striped Bass. Local fishing guide Steve Delaney and I are going to be hitting the St. […]

Fish’n Canada in the Rough – Episode 493

It was back in July of 2012 when Fish’n Canada’s Pete Bowman had the honour of fishing with Keith Beasley from the very popular Canadian hunting television program Canada In The Rough. They fished for Largemouth Bass and they had a hoot! If you don’t know it, Keith is almost as avid an angler as […]

Stalking Prehistoric Gar – Episode 492

Sight-fishing is an aspect of our sport that is exciting, rewarding, satisfying, and frustrating! For the longest time, anglers have waded the saltwater flats for Bonefish, they have stalked various Trout species from the banks of gin-clear creeks, they have fished spring Bass tournaments for bedding Largemouth—the list goes on with this unique eye-balling technique. […]

Hotspot – Last Mountain Swimbait Pike

Last Mountain Lake – N 51° 10.120′ W 105° 19.078 Today’s Hotspot is a huge shallow spawning bay on Last Mountain Lake in Saskatchewan. The Waypoint on the screen will get you there. Big Northern Pike, as well as some gorgeous Walleye, move into this bay early in the year to spawn and, more importantly, […]